Renowned pianist Richard Goode has praised EunAe Lee as “a performer of great communicative power,” while the Cleveland Plain Dealer lauds her as “a pianist with bold intensity.” EunAe Lee stands among the most decorated, critically acclaimed Korean pianists of our time.
Throughout her career, Dr. Lee has delivered numerous captivating solo recitals and had the privilege of collaborating with esteemed orchestras including the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Chamber Orchestra of Wallonia, Phoenix Symphony Orchestra, and Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra. She has also captivated audiences with her solo recitals on esteemed platforms such as the Dame Myra Hess recital and the Pianoforte Foundation Series, both of which were broadcasted live on Radio WFMT 98.7 FM in Chicago.
Dr. Lee’s achievements include being selected as a top prize-winner in prestigious competitions, including the ARD International Music Competition in Munich, Hilton Head International Piano Competition, Bösendorfer USASU International Piano Competition, Vienna International Music Competition, the World Piano Teachers Association International Piano Competition, and Juilliard Concerto Competition, among others. She was also among the thirty finalists in the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.
In addition to her captivating performances, Dr. Lee has shared her knowledge and expertise through master classes conducted at universities and music festivals. She has also served as an adjudicator in competitions such as the Elite International Music Competition, the Oregon Music Teachers Association, and the Oregon MTNA (Music Teachers National Association) Competition. Dr. Lee earned her accelerated bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the Juilliard School under the tutelage of Mr. Martin Canin, received a performance diploma at Mannes College of Music with Mr. Richard Goode, and completed her Doctoral degree at Northwestern University, guided by Dr. James Giles.
Dr. Lee holds the title of Manhattan Concert Artist and curates her own YouTube channel, where she shares her performances. She will be joining as faculty at the University of Mary in the fall of 2023.